West Elementary School is located in Butte, MT and is one of 6 elementary schools in Butte Elementary School District. It is a public school that serves 477 students in grades PK-6.
West Elementary School did not make AYP in 2009. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of Montana in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See West Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
Student Economic Level (2011)
In 2011, West Elementary School had 57% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. Montana had 41% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Two or More Races
Butte Elem District Spending
The Butte Elem spends $8,705 per pupil in current expenditures. The district spends 51% on instruction, 44% on support services, 5% on other elementary and secondary expenditures. More about Butte Elem District
In 2011, West Elementary School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The Montana average is 14 students per full-time equivalent teacher.
The Education.com TestRating is a number (1-10) calculated by Education.com that provides an overview of a school’s test performance for a given year, by comparing the school’s state standardized test results to those of other schools in the same state. For Montana, the TestRating is calculated using a school's 2009 Criterion-Referenced Test Results for all subjects tested.more...